The Hand that Rocks the Cradle is the Hand that Rules the World

William Ross Wallace wrote a beautiful poem that outlines the significance of the role of a mother titled The Hand that Rocks the Cradle Is the Hand that Rules the… View Post

Prepare Children to Educate Themselves

I have often said that one of the greatest, if not the greatest, benefits I have from my college education is that I really learned how to think and how… View Post

Remind Children They Are Wonderful

  I remember reading a book when I was in High School called What Kids Need to Succeed. I also remember that in that book, it talked about how children rise to… View Post

Quotable Mondays: Sacrifice and Investment

  Today’s quote is: “You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.”… View Post

Quotable Mondays: How To Have Gratitude

Today I wanted to post about gratitude. Since it is Thanksgiving month, rather than highlight one quote, I am going to post several that I like.   It is not… View Post

Doubt Your Doubts {Quotable Mondays}

    What a quote! Every six months, my church (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints) has what is known as “General Conference.” This is a two… View Post

Parenting–sometimes you need to laugh at yourself

Laughter is the best medicine. Sometimes you are faced with situations in life where the best reaction is either to laugh or cry…and while a good cry is sometimes necessary,… View Post